Nausea: An unpleasant, wavelike sensation in the back of the throat, epigastrium, or throughout the abdomen that may or may not lead to vomiting.
A seizure is a sudden, uncontrolled electrical disturbance in the brain. It can cause changes in behavior, movements or feelings, and in levels of consciousness.
Lead is a ubiquitous and versatile metal; it has been extensively used since ancient times, and the history of public exposure to lead in food and drink is extensive.
Nursing goals for a client with cerebral palsy include optimize mobility and prevent deformity, improve nutritional status, strengthen family support, foster self-care, enhanced communication and provide quality of life.
School phobia or school refusal is a common childhood behavior problem that refers to a child's refusal to attend school.
The following are seven (7) nursing care plans for patients with anxiety and panic disorders.
Learn about antiseizure drugs (antiepileptics, anticonvulsants) including hydratoins, barbiturates, benzodiazepines, succinimides and more.
To an extent, most diseases are psychosomatic - involving both mind and body. Thus, this nursing exam covers topics about stress, anxiety, mind-body, somatoform, sexual, and eating disorders. Don't miss this 25-item exam and soar high on your NCLEX!